The Gumtree Blog

Who’s being talked about in Celebrity Big Brother?

Thursday 8 January 2015, by

Who’s being talked about in Celebrity Big Brother? Last night, millions of you tuned in to see a fresh group of 14 celebrities enter the famous CBB House – which has been furnished with a bit of help from Gumtree and your listings<http://blog.gumtree.com/objects-in-the-house/>! When your eyes weren’t glued to your screens, you were tweeting in your …read more

Celebrity Big Brother – Who’s Getting Talked About

Thursday 8 January 2015, by

The Big Brother celebrities are in the House! Last night, millions of people watched as an eclectic mix of famous faces made their way into the Celebrity Big Brother House for 2015! And as the launch night kicked off, we were keeping an eye on the world of social media, monitoring which housemates created the biggest …read more

Celebrity Big Brother: the Chaise Longue in Big Brother House, bought on Gumtree

Thursday 8 January 2015, by

This week we’re looking at the items bought on Gumtree that have won a coveted place in this year’s Celebrity Big Brother house, thanks to our CBB sponsorship. One item came courtesy of Ongar Furniture Boutique, whose stylish chaise longue in grey mock-croc velvet, was handmade in their shop in Essex. And we think it’ll …read more

Big Brother gets a great deal on Hand-Crafted Twig Trees for the Celebrity Big Brother House

Thursday 8 January 2015, by

You’re probably aware by now that Gumtree are the main sponsor of Celebrity Big Brother, and if you weren’t aware, we’ve helped to furnish the house this year with a few items sold by real Gumtree users. One of these items chosen by the Celebrity Big Brother team for this year’s House is a stylish …read more

Big Brother’s great deal on a Fortnum & Mason silver-plated tea set!

Thursday 8 January 2015, by

As we’re sponsoring Celebrity Big Brother this year, a few weeks ago we gave you the chance to sell your items to Big Brother; helping to furnish the famous House, and make a few quid before Christmas. Well, your response was incredible, with over 45,000 items offered for sale to Big Brother. The team behind …read more

Four Gumtree Items To Look Out For In The Celebrity Big Brother House!

Thursday 8 January 2015, by

The doors to the Celebrity Big Brother house were flung open last night, granting the celebrity housemates their first chance to survey their new home. This year’s house is packed with beautiful details and glamorous décor that fits the ‘twisted fairytale’ theme perfectly. Among the many intriguing features of this enchanted wonderland (including Snow White …read more

Win a nearly new Mini Cooper S Roadster!

Friday 26 December 2014, by

It’s nearly 2015, and what better start to the new year than with a nearly new motor? We’re giving away a white 2013 Mini Cooper Roadster S 2.0 with less than 20,000 miles on the clock and a year’s warranty thrown in for good measure. All you have to do to enter the prize draw …read more

Win a MINI Cooper Terms and Conditions

Friday 26 December 2014, by

Article 1: Promoter The company Gumtree.com Limited, 5 New Street Square, London, United Kingdom, EC4A 3TW, organizes a competition named “Win a car”, hereinafter referred to as “the Promotion”. Article 2: Notice of the Promotion The Promotion and the Terms and Conditions will be available on the Gumtree blog at: http://blog.gumtree.com/win-a-mini-cooper-terms-and-conditions Article 3: Entry a)   Information …read more

Win Celebrity Big Brother Launch Night Tickets

Friday 19 December 2014, by

Celebrity Big Brother is coming back! On Wednesday 7th January, Emma and Rylan will be ushering a collection of celebrities into this year’s Twisted Fairytale themed House. And to celebrate, we are giving you the exclusive opportunity to win two tickets to the launch night show. For your chance to win, all you have to …read more

Spend or save? See how your Christmas shopping compares to the average Brit

Thursday 18 December 2014, by

According to the Money Advice Service’s annual Christmas spending survey, the average UK adult will spend £530 on Christmas this year ña £2bn increase on the £24bn we spent as a nation last year. Presents account for a big chunk of this money, with people expecting to spend £217 on average, and Brits are also …read more